Museum-apartment of Hero of the Soviet Union Z.M. Tusnolobova-Marchenko

Initiated by Polotsk City Executive Committee and belarussian writer V. Lipsky, Museum-apartment of Hero of the Soviet Union Z.M. Tusnolobova-Marchenko opened its doors to visitors on July 3rd in 1987 in one of the rooms in the house she used to live in. Staff scientists: 1987-2001 – Tochilo N.V., from 2001 – Zhernosek G.A.
Museum exposition contains 165 items, 110 of them are of the main funds. The exhibit space is 145 sq. m..

Exposition illuminates the childhood and juvenility of Z.M. Tusnolobova-Marchenko, her participation in the battles of the Great Patriotic War, medical treatment in the hospital № 3861, shows her family life and social work of the heroine.

Among exhibits there are documents, photos, personal belongings and awards of Z.M. Tusnolobova-Marchenko. The most precious of the awards are platinum Florence Nightingale Medal, awarded by International Red Cross. Z.M. Tusnolobova-Marchenko is one of the three women from The Soviet Union, awarded with this medal.

Museum-apartment of Hero of the Soviet Union Z.M. Tusnolobova-Marchenko is a branch of National Polotsk Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserve.